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Tax Policy-Making Under O'Donnell

Nick Macpherson the new Managing Director of HM Treasury's Budget and Public Finance Directorate looks forward to a world of partnership in tax policy-making
This article was written for the launch on 4 October of the new policy making arrangements at HM Treasury following the O'Donnell Review of the Revenue Departments.
In his 2004 Budget statement the Chancellor announced the creation of a new department integrating the work of HM Customs & Excise and the Inland Revenue into the new HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). His conviction is that by removing departmental barriers and focusing on the customer the new department can make a step change in performance and efficiency. It will be able to serve better individual taxpayers and businesses alike. This decision followed a review by...

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